Aspen Community School

Castle Peak Itinerary

Castle Peak Itinerary

August 21   Drop empty day packs and helmets to Garry’s house or to ACS August 24  Meet at ACS at 8:10 with bags packed, rain gear ready to show. Drive to top of Castle Creek Rd. Hike three miles to Tagert/Green-Wilson Huts. Settle in, team building activities, food distribution, cook groups, group gear, begin community service project, more team building. August 25  Activities around the huts. Fort building, journal writing, naturalist skills, first-aid practice,…

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Chihuly sculpture at the Denver Botanic Gardens

Visiting Denver this summer?

Check out the Denver Botanic Gardens temporary exhibit of Deborah Butterfield’s horse sculptures.  I’m headed there with the 5th graders in August.  We saw this Dale Chihuly glass sculpture installation last summer!

The Arts

The Arts

At ACS, we believe in the power of creative expression. We also see a correlation between high quality arts education and our students’ outstanding academic achievement. We wanted to better understand the depth of arts our students are receiving across the board — in music, visual arts, theater, dance and woodshop — to get a baseline on what it takes to deliver outstanding results. So we collected data from the 2014-15 school year on a…

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Bus Schedule

Bus Schedule

ACS Bus Schedule 2017 Nov 16 We are starting the 2018-2019 year with the same bus schedule as last year. Parent Parking All parents are asked to park in the lot closest to school. No parking along the circular driveway.  It is important to keep the area where the busses turn out of the circular driveway clear to allow them enough turning space.